Stopes-Roe, Mary


Stopes-Roe, Mary
M Stopes-Roe
Dr Mary Stopes-Roe


An oral history interview with Mary Stopes-Roe ( 1927 - 2019), the daughter of the designer Barnes Wallis.

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Stopes-Roe, M

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Discusses her father’s designs work and remembers both skipping stones on a river during holidays with her father and catapulting marbles over a washtub in their garden. She goes on to discuss the Eder Möhne and Sorpe operation, the bouncing bomb…
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